STEPHEN E. DILLON, LT, USN
Stephen Dillon '17
Date of birth: October 8, 1895
Date of death: November 1, 1920
From the 1917 Lucky Bag:
The Class of 1917 was the first wartime-accelerated class, graduating on March 29, 1917.
Stephen was lost on November 1, 1921, from injuries he sustained the day before when he dove into a tank aboard USS Dolphin (PG 24) during a "crossing the line" ceremony. He was flag aide to Rear Admiral Henry Francis Bryan.
He was survived by his wife and one-year-old child; Stephen is buried in Arlington National Cemetery.